VDOE

Revisions to the List of Substitute Tests Approved for Verified Credit: Effective Beginning with the 2014-2015 School Year


US Department of Civil Rights


CIVIL RIGHTS DATA COLLECTION Data Snapshot: Teacher Equity


First Aid, CPR and AED

House Bill 2028 and Senate Bill 986; Emergency First Aid, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, and Use of Automated Defibrillators for Licensure and Renewal


Advocating for VA School Counselors
 If your school division is still using "guidance counselor", below is a sample memo you can use to get it changed at the division level.
Personnel Title Change


National Board for Certified Counselors (NCC)
Virginia School Counselor Association supports the idea of school counselors receiving pay for NCC/NCSC certifications. Below you will find information to assist you at the division level.  
National Certified School Counselor (NCSC)
Employer's Guide to NCC
NCC vs. NBPTS



Loan Forgiveness
Please check the following links to see if your school loan qualifies for loan forgiveness  
Teacher Loan Forgiveness
Loan Forgiveness for Counselors
Loan Forgiveness for Teachers
4 Student Loan Forgiveness Programs for Teachers